Welcome to Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery
Come face to face with the Region's trout, explore karst terrain, and see our exhilarating exhibit hall! Much more awaits the entire family in a fun and engaging educational journey at Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery! Visitors are welcome to tour the hatchery, Visitor/Environmental Education Center, and to fish in the creek! Hatchery grounds are open 365 days a year while the Visitor/Environmental Education Center remains open 364 days annually (only closing on Christmas Day). FREE visitation! Make plans today to get connected with nature at Wolf Creek NFH!
STEM enrichment for fourth graders at Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery
November 30, 2017
What could be better than a beautiful, crisp, sunny October day spent at Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery enjoying hands-on science fun? On Friday, Oct. 27, a 10-year tradition continued when more than 230 Russell County fourth graders spent the day immersing in nine exciting STEM stations at the annual Outdoor Eco Day hosted by Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery, the Friends of Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery and the Russell County Soil Conservation District. (STEM is an educational acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.) Read more »
2018 Hatchery Creek Trout Trot 5k
For a full list of events for 2018 visit our events page.
2018 Junior Duck Stamp Art Competition
Mail entries should be sent to:Kentucky State Coordinator
Stacey Hayden, JDSP Coordinator
Clarks River NWR
91 US Highway 641 N
Benton, KY 42025
2nd Annual Hatchery Creek Trout Trot 5k Results
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Last updated: January 8, 2018